Core Music Journals: Research and Study


College Music Symposium: Journal of the College Music Society

Journal of the Royal Musical Association

Music and Letters

Musical Quarterly

Musical Times


Acta musicologica (AM)

Anuario musical

Archiv für Musikwissenschaft (AfMw)

Current Musicology (CM)

Journal of Music History Pedagogy (JMHP)

Journal of Musicological Research

Journal of Musicology (JM)

Journal of the American Musicological Society (JAMS)

Die Musikforschung

Neue Zeitschrift für Musik: Das Magazin für neue Töne

Revue de musicologie

Rivista italiana di musicologia

Royal Musical Association Research Chronicle

Studia Musicologica: An International Journal of Musicology of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences

Musicology—Style Periods

19th Century Music

Eighteenth-Century Music

Journal of Seventeenth-Century Music

Musica Disciplina: A Yearbook of the History of Music (MD)

Plainsong and Medieval Music

Tempo: A Quarterly Review of Modern Music

Twentieth-Century Music

Ethnomusicology and World Music

African Music: Journal of the International Library of African Music

Asian Music: Journal of the Society for Asian Music

Ethnomusicology: Journal of the Society for Ethnomusicology

Ethnomusicology Forum

Latin American Music Review/Revista de Música Latino Americana

World of Music

Yearbook for Traditional Music

American Music

American Music: A Quarterly Journal Devoted to All Aspects of American Music and Music in America

Journal of the Society for American Music

Music Theory

Indiana Theory Review


Journal of Music Theory

Journal of Music Theory Pedagogy

Music Analysis

Music Theory Online: A Journal of Criticism, Commentary, Research, and Scholarship (MTO)

Music Theory Spectrum

Perspectives of New Music

Theory and Practice: Journal of the Music Theory Society of New York State


21st Century Music

Contemporary Music Review

Journal of New Music Research

Music Education

American Music Teacher: The Official Journal of Music Teachers National Association

British Journal of Music Education (BJME)

Canadian Music Educator/Musicien éducateur au Canada

Contributions to Music Education

General Music Today


International Journal of Music Education

Journal of Historical Research in Music Education

Journal of Music Teacher Education (JMTE)

Journal of Research in Music Education (JRME)

Music Educators Journal

Philosophy of Music Education Review

Update: Applications of Research in Music Education


Jazz Perspectives

Jazz Research Journal

Journal of Jazz Studies

Rock and Popular Music Journals

Journal of Popular Music Studies

Popular Music

Popular Music and Society

Rock and Popular Music Magazines


Downbeat: Jazz, Blues and Beyond

Rolling Stone


Recordings, Reviews, and Discography

American Record Guide: Independent Critics Reviewing Classical Recordings and Music in Concert

Association for Recorded Sound Collections Journal (ARSC Journal)

Fanfare: The Magazine for Serious Record Collectors

Gramophone: The World's Best Classical Music Magazine

Music and Technology

Computer Music Journal

Leonardo Music Journal (LMJ)

Organised Sound: An International Journal of Music Technology

Musical Instruments and Organology

Galpin Society Journal

Journal of the American Musical Instrument Society

Music Perception and Cognition

Music Perception: An Interdisciplinary Journal

Psychology of Music

Music Librarianship

Brio: Journal of the United Kingdom and Ireland Branch of the International Association of Music Libraries, Archives, and Documentation Centres

Fontes artis musicae

Music Reference Services Quarterly

Notes: Quarterly Journal of the Music Library Association

Music Iconography

Imago Musicae: International Yearbook of Musical Iconography

Music in Art: International Journal for Music Iconography

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